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Where did Sue go?
She went into the bathroom and rinsed her face in cold water.
The fastest way to get to the library is to go through the park.
We’re planning to go to Spain this winter.
They’ll be going from London to Paris by train.
They’ve gone to a concert in town tonight.
He went to prison for life.
Are you ready to go to lunch yet?
I’m leaving early to go to the dentist.
He went into hospital for a routine operation last Tuesday.
I have to go and pick up my friends at the airport.
Jim went to buy some more ice cream about ten minutes ago.
On hot days the kids would go swimming in the river.
They went for a walk round the neighbourhood.
Two jet fighters went racing across the sky.
None of her brothers went to college.
When I was young, we went to church every Sunday.
The 350-kilometre jungle highway going from Georgetown to Brazil was built with World Bank funds.
How are things going at work?
I think the interview went very well.
Louise had gone completely blind before she died.
We knew they would go crazy if they ever found out.
The milk smells like it’s going bad.
We both love going barefoot on the beach.
Thousands of people are being allowed to go hungry.
Most of their hard work seems to have gone unnoticed.
It was a vicious tackle, and the referee couldn’t let it go unpunished.
Her hearing is really starting to go.
The battery in this watch is going.
The spoons go in the other drawer.
This week’s gone so fast – I can’t believe it’s Friday already.
He went several days without eating a single thing.
Where did all their money go?
Half of the cheque went on new shoes for the kids.
Cows go ‘moo’.
His alarm kept going ‘beep, beep, beep’.
That’s not the way the song goes.
The story goes that this castle was built by Emperor Frederick Barbarossa.
So he goes, ‘I know what I’m doing,’ and she goes, ‘I don’t think so.’
Nobody starts until I say ‘Go’.
We’ve planned every detail and are ready to go.
It won’t take me long once I get going.
Tickets are going very fast, so I’d advise you to book now.
There are some lovely bathroom tiles going cheap today.
Take your time and don’t go rushing into anything.
UK-based companies are going all out to secure overseas contracts.
We’re going all out for a big win in Saturday’s game.
It just goes to show that politicians will say anything to get elected.
It all goes to prove my point that you can never be too careful.
The situation in my office! I’m not even going to go there!
I’m telling you – don’t go there, I don’t want to talk about it.
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